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Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1966
Volume: 3 item(s); 4 pg(s)

Scope and Content

Thomas Merton writes to the Nobel Institute in Oslo, Norway, to nominate the Vietnamese Buddhist monk, Thich Nhât Hanh, for the Nobel Peace Prize.

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See also the "Nhât Hanh, Thich" file; see also one published letter from Merton to the Nobel Institute in Witness to Freedom, p. 115.

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1. 1966/06/27 (#01) TL[d] from Merton I am sending you this letter and the accompanying statement in order to support the proposals «detailed view»
2. 1966/06/27 (#02) TL[c] from Merton I am sending you this letter and the accompanying statement in order to support the proposals «detailed view»
3. 1966/06/27 (#03) other[c] from Merton NHAT NANH [sic] IS MY BROTHER [-] A Statement by Thomas Merton [-] This is not a political statement [copy of Merton's essay "Nhat Hanh Is My Brother"] «detailed view»

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